When I was a kid in the 70s, my mother showed me a sandal that she said was an “earth shoe.” I had no idea what this meant, but it was a leather sandal with a strange high arch, and a big change from the high-heeled Candi’s she usually wore. I don’t know what made that shoe an … [Read more...] about Eco Friendly Shoes – What To Look For
You're probably wondering if buying organic kids clothes is better for your children. The answer is: it depends. You may be surprised to learn that the current U.S. label of "organic" on clothing only refer to how the fabric was grown -- it does not cover the processing and … [Read more...] about Truly Organic Kids Clothes: Where to Find
Photo courtesy of Flickr. Today's Wall Street Journal writes about how the trend of using a clothesline for the eco-friendly reason of using less energy is running up against many homeowner association rules designed to keep a neighborhood looking "nice." The clothesline was … [Read more...] about Clothesline users of the world, unite!
Practical environmentalists can declare their love for the Earth and for fashion following the U.S. release of British designer Anya Hindmarch's "I'm not a plastic bag" bag. This anti-excess statement is available online for $15 at www.anyahindmarch.co.uk, or at select Whole … [Read more...] about Hot Green Handbag
Here's one for all you fashion nuts. Check out this article from the Brunei times about Levi's new line of eco-friendly jeans. Here's what they are all about: The trousers are made with completely organic materials on a production line that uses sustainable production … [Read more...] about Levi’s Eco-Jeans